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Certificate in Procurement and Contract Management

The Certificate in Procurement and Contract Management is a short online professional development course designed to introduce the learner to the procurement and contract management process.
The Certificate in Procurement and Contract Management provides students with the foundation knowledge required for effective procurement and contracts management essential to all organisations, including the government.
This online procurement and contract management course addresses the expanding needs of private and public sector organisations for trained procurement/contracting officers and is ideal for those individuals beginning their procurement career or early procurement career individuals looking to enhance their chances of promotion.


Introduction to procurement
History of procurement
Procurement myths
Procurement and organisational strategy
Procurement and managing change
Procurement planning
Procurement strategy
Procurement cycle
Tendering process
Selection criteria
Tender evaluation
Tender negotiations
Risk management
Supplier relationship management
New supplier engagement
Contracts and contract management
Contract administration
Contract law
Monitoring supplier performance
Procurement ethics
Supply market analysis
Selection of suppliers
Assessment: Assignment-based
Course duration: Approximately 25 hours. As a guide, certificate courses can be completed within 5-10 weeks of part-time study. E-learning access: 3 months’-learning access, with free extensions available.

Cost: USD 500

Organisation Capacity Africa

Country: Kenya